Umasashi (0-2000) is a Bollywood, Bengali Actress known for the movies Puran Bhagat(1933), Chandidas(1934), Dhoop Chhaon(1935)

Other NamesUma Sashi, Uma Shashi, UmaShashi
Date Of Death6 December 2000
Place Of DeathCalcutta, West Bengal, India
FatherNilmani Chattopadhyay
HusbandGuru Prasad Deb
TeacherSatkari Ganguly
Umasashi received training in music and dance from an early age. She was encouraged by her mentor Satkari Ganguly to the stage. Russa Theatres chose Umasashi to act in films

Interesting Facts and Trivia

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  1. The news of her death appeared in the newspapers some days after she passed away because her family did not want any publicity.
  2. She married Guru Prasad Deb who was already married and begot three children relinquishing the film world.
  3. She received the Hero Honda Award as the oldest living film legend in 2000.

Umasashi: Filmography (7)

(All Umasashi Movies)
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1935 Dhoop Chhaon[Actress(Rupkumari)]
1934 Chandidas[Actress(Rami)]
1934 Daku Mansoor[Actress]
1934 Roop Lekha[Actress(Sulekha in the Bengali version)]
1933 Puran Bhagat[Actress]
1932 Vishnumaya[Actress(Asti)]
1931 Abhishek[Actress]